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Education

NSCAD University, Bachelor of Fine Art, Major in Media Arts, Halifax, NS, Canada

Representation

• The Ottawa Art Gallery

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Select Solo Exhbitions:

2018 Ruined Landscapes, The Diefenbunker Museum, Ottawa.
2016 I've Got Some Bad News, The Ottawa Art Gallery, Ottawa.
2015 Arbie Goes Rogue, Railbender Studio, 3 Hamilton Ave, Ottawa.
2014 We're So Screwed, solo exhibit at The Manx, Elgin St., Ottawa.
2013 WOOD: artwork of marc adornato, Julian Garner's greyarea|fivecentstattoo, solo exhibition, 430 Parkdale Ave, Ottawa* - fb photos
2013 Hunting Dissent: Portraits of Dead Canadian Protesters, UMI Café, Ottawa

Selected Artist Talks:

2016 What Makes Ottawa Weird?, Creative Mornings, Ottawa, Ontario
2016 Young Arts Leaders Collective, AOE Arts Council, Maker House, Ottawa
2015 ArtPreneur Conference, Innovative Artists, Harold Shenkman Hall, Shenkman Arts Centre, Ottawa, Ontario
2015 Pecha Kucha, Ottawa Chapter, Aberdeen Pavilion, Lansdowne Park, Ottawa, Ontario
2015 Shoufen Talks, Jackpine, Ottawa, Ontario
2015 “The Technology Of Protest Past and Present: #MYPROTEST”, Department of History, Carleton University, Ottawa Canada, April 24, 2015.
2014 Guest Artist Lecture, Algonquin College, Ottawa, Ontario
2013 Create This Revolution, Gallery 101, Ottawa, Ontario
2012 A decade of making art, PECHA KUCHA Vol.6, Shopify Lounge, Ottawa, Ontario
2006 Guest Artist Lecture, Ottawa School of Art, Ottawa, Ontario
2004 Un-censoring: MediaMorphosis conference, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario

Grants and Awards:

2018 City of Ottawa Creation and Production Fund for Professional Artists - funding the painting series 'Dystopia Rising'
2018 Self-Awarded research grant to Armenia, Georgia, and Turkey to study Byzantine Art.
2017 Self-Awarded research grant to Paris and the Netherlands to study Art History of the last 500 years.
2014 People's Choice award for Cube Gallery's Candella exhibition.

Public / Private Collections:

The City of Ottawa, The Diefenbunker Museum, and others in Canada, the United States, France, Germany, Poland, China, and Liechtenstein.

Select Group Exhibitions:

2016 Hard Metals, curated project with Andrew King, Christopher Griffen, Jamie Kronick, Stephen Frew, Heist Jewellery, Ottawa
2014 Benchworks, curated project with Amy Thompson, Erin Robertson, Guillermo Trejo, Remi Theriault and Michael Simon, Magpie Jewellery, Ottawa
2013 Nuit Blanche Ottawa, UFOs Over Ottawa, Ottawa Citizen's Top 10 things to see - photos
2013 Maker Faire, Canada Science and Technology Museum, 1867 St Laurent Blvd, Ottawa, ON, Canada*

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